Officer William G. Lochner, Jr.

Officer William G. Lochner, Jr.

Maryland State Police, Maryland

End of Watch Wednesday, April 18, 1923

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William G. Lochner, Jr.

Officer William Lochner was killed in a motorcycle crash while pursuing a speeding motorist in Elkton, Maryland.

It is believed the vehicle he was pursuing intentionally crowded him off of Newark Road one mile from Elkton.

Officer Lochner had only served with the agency for eight months.


  • Age 21
  • Tour 8 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Vehicle pursuit
  • Weapon Not available
  • Offender Not available

vehicle pursuit

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On this actual anniversary of your untimely death I’d like to reiterate my previous reflection and say that your service and sacrifice will always be remembered by your law enforcement family. Rest in peace always.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

April 18, 2021

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